Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 3:00am

Whether you realize it or not, we use distance metaphors every day. In today’s Academic Minute, Dartmouth College's Thalia Wheatley explores the way humans use figurative language to convey abstract ideas. Wheatley is an associate professor of psychological and brain sciences at Dartmouth. Find out more about her here. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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